Monthly Archives: January 2019

Four Things to Try When Your Boiler Stops Working

A broken boiler can be a major inconvenience. No one likes sitting in a cold house without heating or hot water, but thankfully it is possible to fix a broken boiler yourself if you have to.

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Here are four things you can try when your boiler stops working.

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Check the Basics

The first thing that you should do is check the most obvious things: make sure that you have credit, and then check that your individual appliances are actually working (such as the hob). You should also check that the switches on the fuse box are on.

Check the Pressure

If you have checked the basics and everything looks fine, see if there is a problem with the thermostat or the pressure. Make sure that the programmer is switched on and that the thermostats are turned up. You should also check the heating pressure to make sure it is between 1.0 and 1.5 bar.

If the pressure is lower than this or higher than this, the boiler may be broken. Unfortunately, this could mean that the boiler needs replacing. If this is the case and you are looking for a professional who can help with boiler …

Upgrades and Fixes to Make When You Decide to Stay in Your Home for Longer

At some point in homeownership, there comes a time when you have to decide if your home will be large enough for the foreseeable future or you need to trade up. If you make the decision to stick where you are, perhaps you have a few things you’d like to upgrade or fix that you’ve been putting off.

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Here are a few suggestions in case you’re short of ideas.

Getting a Better Cooling and Heating Installation

Maybe you’ve known that the heating wasn’t working well for some time and you’ve already had someone in to check it over? If they reported that it’s time to replace it, at that point, you know what needs to be done. A new heater and cooling setup are going to last many years and add to the value of the home too.

HVAC is very modern and warms up and cools down rooms extremely well. There are qualified HVAC engineers that can draw up the right system for any size of a residential home. Not every HVAC installation is the same. Some use HVAC units, ducting and other methods to move warmer or cooler air throughout the home. However, with chilled …